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Coding Scheme For Efficient Storage Of Stepper Motor Profiles

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000067887D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Mahlbacher, PA [+details]

Abstract

Whenever a stepper motor is controlled by a microprocessor, the latter is usually provided with an external memory storing different microprograms designated as profiles. A profile consists of phase and time data for a complete move or sequence of stepper motor steps.